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Viola Virginia Schmidt Roach
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Birth: 1925
Caldwell County
Texas, USA
Death: May 3, 2012, USA

Viola Virginia Roach, 87, joined Our Lord on Thursday, May 3rd, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Anna Schmidt; brothers Clifford, Curtis, and Joe Schmidt; husband Burris Roach; and daughter Kimberly Ann.

Viola was born in Mendoza, Texas, in 1925, and lived in the Kyle/Buda area her entire life.

Her passion in life was her family, and she loved everyone who walked through her door as family. She also loved to garden, and we all remember the fresh tomatoes and dill pickles that would eventually land on her kitchen table. She lead a very active life, and everything she did, she did well and with gusto. She was very proud of her 50-year career painting fishing floats for the Comal Tackle Co., managed by her sons.

Viola is survived by her sister Oleta Roach; sons Robert and wife Pat, Roy and wife Bessie, Wayne and wife Debbie; son Clyde, and daughter Doris; grandchildren David Roach, Mark Roach and wife Aleisa, Keith Roach and fiancÚ Sheila, Sarah Roach, and Lisa Zambrano and husband Alfred; great-grandchildren Cassandra, Mary Elizabeth, and Mark Roach, Jr., and Anne Zambrano; special nieces Dixie Cole and husband Richard, and Yvonne Schmidt; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 7 at 10 AM at Harrell Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Buddy Johnson of First Baptist Church of Buda officiating. Interment will follow at Live Oak Cemetery in Manchaca, Texas.

Source: Harrell Funeral Home, Kyle, Texas 
Family links: 
  Edwin O Schmidt (1888 - 1969)
  Burris Roach (1917 - 1993)
  Clifford William Schmidt (1911 - 2005)*
  Oleta Schmidt Roach (1920 - 2013)*
  Viola Virginia Schmidt Roach (1925 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Live Oak Cemetery
Travis County
Texas, USA
Created by: Judy Blacksher
Record added: May 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89646026
Viola Virginia <i>Schmidt</i> Roach
Added by: Dudley Farr
Viola Virginia <i>Schmidt</i> Roach
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I miss our long conversations, Aunt Vi. Rest in Peace.
- Betty Roach Braune
 Added: Jan. 24, 2013

- Judy Blacksher
 Added: May. 6, 2012

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